This course is intended to fulfil course requirements for the Cardiovascular Technology program. Catheterization Lab focuses on diagnostic procedures that are performed in the cardiac catheterization lab. Students will learn the history of coronary angiograms, myocardial circulation, catheter recognition as well as basic catheterization techniques for right and left heart catheterization. Students will also have the opportunity to learn Fick cardiac output measurements for evaluation.
To understand the terms related to cath lab procedures, hemodynamic monitoring, and coronary angiography.
To analyze hemodynamic data and Fick Cardiac Outputs and associated parameters.
To be able to compare and select appropriate catheter for stated procedure.
To be able to assist a routine right heart cath on a normal adult patient.
To be able to assist a routine left heart cath with coronaries on the normal adult patient.
To summarize history of cardiac catheterization and the progression of the procedure over time
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The candidate should have passed +2 Science.
Career path you can choose after the course
Cath Lab Technician or Cardiac Catheterization Technologist in hospitals, diagnostic centres, nursing homes and cardiac clinics.
Assist interventional cardiologists in performing invasive cardiac procedures with the help of cardiac and coronary imaging.
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